Man from Takanini assault identified

Man from Takanini assault identified

Counties Manukau

Please attribute to Detective Senior Sergeant Karen Bright, Counties Manukau Police.

Police have identified a 26-year-old man who was seriously assaulted in Takanini on Tuesday night.

The man is still recovering from serious injuries after being severely beaten and left on the footpath at approximately 10.20pm on Tuesday night on Great South Road, Takanini.

Police would like to thank the public for their assistance with helping identify this man.

We are still seeking to talk to anyone who may have witnessed the assault or has any information about the incident.

If you have any information that could help our investigation, please contact Detective Senior Sergeant Karen Bright, Counties Manukau Crime Squad on (09) 261 1321.

You can also provide information anonymously to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

ENDS

Monique Caddy/NZ Police